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- drown out
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It seems like, since we live in the sound bite era, grabby headlines like “EBOLA” and “ISIS” tend to drown out those numbers.Jon Stewart Talks ‘Rosewater’ and the ‘Chickensh-t’ Democrats’ Midterm Massacre | Marlow Stern | November 9, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
This is the only way to drown out the noise of the fifty stray cats that cry outside his window.Why ‘It’s Always Sunny’ Is Funny: An Examination of Scenes, Stripped of Context | Caitlin Dickson | November 10, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
She was the one who put her hands over her ears to drown out the noise of the crowd on the Buckingham Palace balcony.Prince Charles's Best Friend, Hugh van Cutsem, Dies | Tom Sykes | September 4, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Dixon turned on the air conditioner and radio, both full blast, to drown out the thumping.
When a houseguest plays music loud enough to drown out her voice, she turns to index cards.
But mostly he cut and piled cedar as if he tried to drown out in the sweat of his body whatever fever burned within.The Hidden Places | Bertrand W. Sinclair
As business affairs are usually conducted, they are more likely to drown out home happiness than to create it.A New Atmosphere | Gail Hamilton
He raised his voice to drown out the shouting uproar of the water.Rough-Hewn | Dorothy Canfield
It seemed as though each choir was seeking whom it might drown out with superior vocal compass and volume.Summer Cruising in the South Seas | Charles Warren Stoddard
Successive waves of immigration can drown out the sharply defined character of a people.Our Part in the Great War | Arthur Gleason
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